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Class and Colonialism in Antarctic Exploration, 1750–1920
Taylor and Francis (2015)
AU$85.45

Between 1750 and 1920 over 15,000 people visited Antarctica. Despite such a large number the...

South: The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition, 1914-1917

South

The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition, 1914-1917

The Floating Press (1919)
AU$11.30

When Sir Henry Ernest Shackleton was beaten to the South Pole in 1912, he decided to trek across the...

South: The Endurance Expedition

South

The Endurance Expedition

Penguin Publishing Group (2004)
AU$24.38

As war clouds darkened over Europe in 1914, a party led by Shackleton set out to make the first...

Journals: Captain Scott's Last Expedition

Journals

Captain Scott's Last Expedition

OUP Oxford (2005)
AU$13.66

Captain Scott's own account of his tragic race with Roald Amundsen for the South Pole thrilled the...

Here Be Dragons: How the study of animal and plant distributions revolutionized our views of life and Earth

Here Be Dragons

How the study of animal and plant distributions revolutionized our views of life and Earth

OUP Oxford (2011)
AU$13.66

Denis McCarthy's highly engaging account of biogeography shows how two great theories - evolution...

The Adventures of Ibn Battuta: A Muslim Traveler of the Fourteenth Century, With a New Preface

The Adventures of Ibn Battuta

A Muslim Traveler of the Fourteenth Century, With a New Preface

University of California Press (2012)
AU$49.41

Ross Dunn here recounts the great traveler's remarkable career, interpreting it within the cultural...

In the Wake of the Jomon: Stone Age Mariners and a Voyage Across the Pacific

In the Wake of the Jomon

Stone Age Mariners and a Voyage Across the Pacific

McGraw-Hill Education (2005)
AU$27.79

The thrilling account of an extraordinary journey in the tradition of Kon-Tiki In 1996 a...

The Silence Calling: Australians in Antarctica 1947-97

The Silence Calling

Australians in Antarctica 1947-97

Allen & Unwin (1999)
AU$69.99

The Silence Calling is a fascinating and often moving account of the work and life of Australians...

Polar Geopolitics?: Knowledges, Resources and Legal Regimes

Polar Geopolitics?

Knowledges, Resources and Legal Regimes

Edward Elgar Publishing (2014)
AU$65.00

The polar regions (the Arctic and Antarctic) have enjoyed widespread public attention in recent...

Walks, Tracks and Trails of New South Wales
CSIRO Publishing (2012)
AU$39.95

More than 140 of the best walks, tracks and trails in New South Wales, covering the best the state...